Liz Pocock
Festival Director
Startup Tucson
Dillon Walker
Festival VP and
Content and Marketing Lead
Justin Williams
Festival Pioneer
Startup Tucson
Jen Wong
Sponsorship Lead
Startup Tucson
Ashley Tsosie-Mahieu
Logistics Lead
Startup Tucson
Diana Charbonneau
Volunteer Lead
Young Entrepreneurs Academy
Aaron Gopp
Experience Lead
Julie Lauterbach-Colby
Arts Path Lead
Arts Foundation for Tucson
and Southern Arizona
Jennifer Nichols
Technology Path Lead
University of Arizona Libraries
Matthew Bernier
Entrepreneurship Path Lead
Flashbulb Memories Photo Booth
Pejmon Hodaee
Marketing Team
Jeremy Shockley
Marketing Team
Czarina Nafarrate
Marketing Team
Victor A. Alvarado
Bootlegger Media
Brian Chanecka
Pima County Public Library
Aimee Dolmseth
Control Vision, Inc.
Danielle Duarte
NESCO Resource
Dietlinde DuPlessis
Stock Photography by Dietlinde DuPlessis
Hugh Garvey
Philip Harvey
Musician, Event Coordinator
Betsy Langley
Pima County Public Library
Hayes Lavery
Startup Tucson
Hector Moreno
Copper Sun Sound
Jennifer Nichols
University of Arizona Libraries
Mike Peel
Local First Arizona
Linda Rico
Arts Foundation for Tucson and Southern Arizona
Erik Truelove
Drum & Drummer School of Music
Rick Yngve
McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship, University of Arizona

TENWEST Festival’s success is only possible through the hard work of a dedicated committee made up of rockstar volunteers and staff that believe in building the next Tucson. Each of the individuals below have contributed to making the Festival what it is today whether by curating amazing content and speakers, booking talent, or ensuring that everyone that arrives at TENWEST has a positive and rewarding experience. Startup Tucson and the TENWEST founders would like to recognize and thank our incredible committee members.